Articles appearing in Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government are abstracted and indexed in Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), CSA Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, Current Geographical Publications, CSA PAIS International, Academic's OneFile (Gale), ERIH Plus, International Political Science Abstracts, ProQuest, Scopus, International Bibliography of Periodical Literature (IBZ), International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS). Journal Metrics 2017: Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0,686 (Q2) (Law 160/529, Public Administration 65/117), 2015 SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0,264 (Law (Q2), Public Administration (Q3)), ISI Impact Factor: 0,833 (Q3) (Political Science 116/169, Public Administration 38/47).